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The Resource Sacagawea's nickname : essays on the American West, Larry McMurtry

Sacagawea's nickname : essays on the American West, Larry McMurtry

Label
Sacagawea's nickname : essays on the American West
Title
Sacagawea's nickname
Title remainder
essays on the American West
Statement of responsibility
Larry McMurtry
Title variation
Sacagaweas nickname
Title variation remainder
essays on the American West
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Includes essays on The new encyclopedia of the American West, Buffalo Bill, Angie Debo, Zuni Indians, Patricia Nelson Limerick, John Wesley Powell, Zane Grey, the journals of Lewis and Clark, the Missouri River and reviews of The new encyclopedia of the American West, The earth shall weep : a history of Native America by James Wilson
Summary
The author of Lonesome Dove and other great novels about the American West takes readers on a non-fiction exploration of his favorite region, sharing eleven essays originally published in The New Yorker
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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165813
Cataloging source
DLC
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McMurtry, Larry
Dewey number
  • 978/.02
  • 814.5'4
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
  • West (U.S.)
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Indians of North America
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Historiography
  • Indians of North America
  • United States, West
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
essays on the American West
Label
Sacagawea's nickname : essays on the American West, Larry McMurtry
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The West without chili -- Inventing the West -- Chopping down the sacred tree -- A heroine of the prairies -- Zuni -- Cookie pioneers -- Powell of the Colorado -- Pulpmaster -- Janet Lewis -- The American epic -- Sacagawea's nickname -- Old misery
Control code
ocm47767181
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiv, 178 pages
Isbn
9780940322929
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2001004674
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)47767181
Label
Sacagawea's nickname : essays on the American West, Larry McMurtry
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The West without chili -- Inventing the West -- Chopping down the sacred tree -- A heroine of the prairies -- Zuni -- Cookie pioneers -- Powell of the Colorado -- Pulpmaster -- Janet Lewis -- The American epic -- Sacagawea's nickname -- Old misery
Control code
ocm47767181
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiv, 178 pages
Isbn
9780940322929
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2001004674
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)47767181

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